‘The Bill of Rights and You’

Cree Lahti, Director Pocahontas County Free Libraries The Pocahontas County Free Libraries is hosting a new pop-up exhibition from the National Archives, “The Bill of Rights and You,” commemorating the 225th anniversary of the ratification of this landmark document. The Bill of Rights and You spotlights one of the most remarkable periods in American More...

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By Pocahontas Times On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Building Consensus

by Jay Miller I am part of an informal committee of county residents that wants to understand the reasons why the November 8 school levy referendum did not gain approval from county voters. We believe something More...

By Jaynell Graham On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

South Carolina man charged with negligent homicide

Jaynell Graham Editor John Anthony Mazzuch-elli, Jr., 51, of Duncan, South Carolina, has been charged with negligent homicide in the death of Roger Cain, 72, of Marlinton. Mazzuchelli was traveling north on Rt. More...

AMANDA HICKS’ DREAM of becoming a professional photographer has been realized. She recently opened her own business, Gypsy Soul Photography and Gift Shop, on Rt. 219, just north of Marlinton. B. Nottingham photo
By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Gypsy Soul Photography and Gifts opens in Marlinton

AMANDA HICKS’ DREAM of becoming a professional photographer has been realized. She recently opened her own business, Gypsy Soul Photography and Gift Shop, on Rt. 219, just north of Marlinton. B. Nottingham photo Brandon More...

Left photo: Austin Rump is pictured with his kill. He and his grandfather, Bruce, traveled from New York to participate in the recent USSA hunt. They each got a bear.   Right photo: BRANDON “LANE” PETTY, front right, kneels next to USSA volunteer Tom Provezis. Petty bagged a prize-winning 680 pound bear on the property of Governor-Elect Jim Justice.
By Brandon Nottingham On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Bear hunt for disabled kids and vets

Left photo: Austin Rump is pictured with his kill. He and his grandfather, Bruce, traveled from New York to participate in the recent USSA hunt. They each got a bear. Right photo: BRANDON “LANE” PETTY, front More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

BOE losing federal, state funding

Suzanne Stewart Staff Writer   At the Pocahontas County Board of Education meeting Monday evening, the board learned there will be a large cut in the amount of funding it receives from federal and state government. When More...

By Suzanne Stewart On Wednesday, January 11th, 2017

Grow Appalachia seeks gardeners

Liz Kammeyer High Rocks is looking for families and individuals who are excited about gardening and want to be part of a year-long program to increase production and improved the quality of their produce. All are More...